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0000017b-27e8-d2e5-a37b-7fffd9d20000Below, check out our coverage of the candidates and issues on the general municipal ballot for southwest Missouri.The polls open at 6 a.m. and close at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 7. For local polling or ballot details, find your election authority here.Don't know where to vote? Or have other voter-related questions? Click here.On Election Night, 7 p.m. or later: Check for Greene County results on its website, Facebook, or on Twitter.

Overall, Schools Fared Well in Tuesday's Election

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Voters in the Bradleyville School District said yes to a tax levy increase.  The money will be used for repairs and maintenance at schools, for staffing and for operating expenses.

A measure to allow the Fordland School District to raise its tax levy for a new early childhood center was approved.  The center will also serve as a FEMA storm shelter for the community.

A bond issue for Neosho Schools was approved by voters Tuesday.  Neosho plans to build a new junior high school.

Voters in the Richards R-V School District in Howell County turned down a ballot issue that would have allowed the district to build a high school.

A bond issue for Billings Schools was approved.  Among other things, the district will construct a multipurpose facility that will serve as a FEMA storm shelter.

Voters said yes to a ballot issue for Galena Schools.  The district plans to build a tornado safe room at the elementary school and high school and will improve school buildings.

A $20 million bond issue for Ozark Schools was approved.  The district plans to expand school buildings, add a ninth grade center and build five storm safe rooms.

Michele Skalicky has worked at KSMU since the station occupied the old white house at National and Grand. She enjoys working on both the announcing side and in news and has been the recipient of statewide and national awards for news reporting. She likes to tell stories that make a difference. Michele enjoys outdoor activities, including hiking, camping and leisurely kayaking.
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